Roughriders coach: Duron Carter didn’t seem surprised by release
CAPTION: The Saskatchewan Roughriders have released star receiver Duron Carter.
Coach Chris Jones says there weren’t any incidents that led to the decision, adding that the team wants to go in a “different direction.” (August 12, 2018) SOUNDBITE: Chris Jones, Roughriders coach PLACELINE: Regina CREDIT: The Canadian Press STORYLINE: he head coach and general manager of the Saskatchewan Roughriders says that releasing star receiver Duron Carter had nothing to do with working out Hall of Famer Terrell Owens.
Chris Jones says that the team wanted to go in a different direction of Carter and that's what prompted the decision.
The Roughriders cut Carter on Saturday night, less than a week after working out Owens last Sunday in Chattanooga, Tenn.